Mipcom 2015 – October 5-8, Cannes

Set a meeting with us to see (and hear) our 2015/16 music-centric TV and Film Slate. Scripted, Unscripted, Concerts, and Awards Shows.  We offer the best music-based content available.  And yes, the Rosé will be a flowin.

Mipcom, Oct 7-10—Cannes

We’re excited to be back to Mipcom with some amazing new titles in both the scripted and unscripted space.  To schedule a meeting, please email us at MIP@LocoDistro.com and we’ll respond promptly.

EDM_Poster The first new property in development from LocoDistro is the ‘First Annual EDM Awards’ slated for a Halloween 2014 live-to-tape telecast. The event looks to be a who’s who of EDM capturing both once in a lifetime performances as well as the audience experience.  Award categories and nominees to be announced June 2014.  Presentation deck available upon request.

Another property that we’re excited to bring to Mipcom is the L4e_poster_Amp_v02result of LocoDistro’s partnership with the editors of Live4ever—the preeminent source of Brit Rock music and culture.  Dubbed ‘Live4ever the series’ this is a 12 episode series that combines “Storytellers” with “Behind The Music” in a half-hour format with each episode featuring a different Brit Rock Band.  12 bands in 12 episodes representing the biggest names in Brit Rock culture.  Coinciding with BritWeek, ‘Live4ever the series’ will be shooting live to tape in Spring of 2014.  Stay tuned as bookings.  Presentation deck available upon request.

St_Seb_smallIn scripted, we’re ‘thrilled about our thriller’ and we’re excited to announce that screeners are available for the pilot episode of ‘St. Sebastians’ from director Danny DeVito.  LocoDistro will be selling St. Sebastians as an 8 x 60 horror/thriller series at Mipcom.  Screeners of the 60 Minute Pilot are available!

Coming Soon
Coming Soon

In action, you’ve seen the trailer—now read the finished script! We’re proud the share the feature-length script for the boys/action CGI epic ‘Tunnel Riders’ at Mipcom.  Stay tuned on this one cause we’ll also be announcing some exciting talent attachments for Tunnel Riders at Mipcom.  Contact us to review script!

IWTB_PosterLastly, we’re excited to share the completed script for the feature-film adaptation of New York Times Bestseller ‘I’m With The Band’ by Pamela Des Barres.  The famous ‘rock & roll memoir’ from the woman who dated the likes of Mick Jagger, Jim Morrison, Jimmy Page, and Keith Moon comes to life in the spirit on Almost Famous, Walk The Line, and The Doors.  This is a rock & roll fantasy brought to life!

Come see us at Mipcom!  We’re accepting meetings over Coffee, Cocktails, or Karaoke.

Catalina Film Festival, Sept. 18-22—Catalina Island

CatalinaGabriel Gornell is proud (and excited) to be a Founding Panelist at the Catalina Film Festival participating in various panels & workshops September 18-22 on beautiful Catalina Island.  http://catalinafilm.org/news/film-market/

Come to Catalina, say hello to Gabriel, and celebrate film!

ABOUT:

Catalina Film Festival, an annual celebration of film on the only West Coast resort island, features more than 75 films, nightly events and entertainment. From Charlie Chaplin to Marilyn Monroe, celebrities and filmmakers have flocked to Catalina for inspiration. Clear blue water and coastal breezes provide the perfect backdrop for unparalleled premieres, yacht and mansion parties, industry networking and discovering everything that the island has to offer— just 22 miles off the coast of Los Angeles. Films are screened at multiple venues around the island, including the iconic, art deco, 1,200-seat Avalon Theatre— the world’s first sound theatre. Catalina Film Festival is a competitive festival with awards in up to 10 categories, including the prestigious Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation “Great Communicator” Award, Charlie Chaplin ICON Award, Stanley Kramer “Social Artist” Award, and the ISLA Earth Award; an honor presented by the Festival’s beneficiary, the Catalina Island Conservancy. For more information, visit www.CatalinaFF.org or follow us on twitter: www.twitter.com/CatalinaFilm or Facebook: www.facebook.com/CatalinaFilm. The 2013 Catalina Film Market and Festival run September 18-22, with special celebrity and industry guests!

 

40th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards, June 16th—Beverly Hills

Square_Icon_v2For the second year in a row, LocoDistro is proud to have been selected by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences to produce the Daytime Emmy Awards which aired live on HLN/Turner on June 16th.  Gabriel Gornell also took the helm for the second year running as Executive Producer—and worked closely with the entire daytime community to honor a great year in daytime programming

Show highlights included George Lucas winning his first Emmy presented by none other than Carrie Fisher, Betty White presenting an emotional lifetime achievement award for Bob Stewart, the new faces of talk—Kris Jenner and Bethenny Frankel each presenting talk show awards, the unforgettable Kathy Griffin presenting the award for best writing, and of course “envelope-gate” with the ladies from The Talk.  A very special shout out goes to Nancy Lee Grahn (General Hospital) for an amazing package of videos featuring Alex Trebek, Katie Couric, Funny or Die’s Billy Eichner, The Talk, and many more.

Congrats to all the Emmy nominees and winners!